Today, on January 15, 2021, in the presence of the President of Turkmenistan, the new gas compressor station of the Malay gas field in the Lebap region. Annual capacity of the gas compressor station of the Malayskoye field is 30 billion cubic meters. The event was attended by the Chairman of the Mejlis, members of the government, management and employees of relevant agencies, and delegates of the China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC).
The leader of the Turkmen nation, in his speech at a conference marking the opening of an important facility, noted that the state policy in the energy sector is aimed at comprehensive improvement of the oil and gas industry and its productive integration with the global energy system.
CNPC International Turkmenistan General Director Li Shulyan stressed that the launch of the gas compressor station will make it possible to expand exports of Turkmen gas to the world market.
At the moment, the largest importer of gas from Turkmenistan is China. Billions of cubic meters of gas pass through Turkmenistan-Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan-China pipeline. Today's launch of the new facility will allow increasing these volumes in this and other directions.
Source and photo: oilgas.gov.tm and mfa.gov.tm